14 Of The Worst Resume Mistakes Ever

Our marketing team is hiring actively for a variety of roles.

While I receive recruiting support from our HR/recruiting team, and other members of the marketing team, I try to keep close to all stages of the talent recruiting funnel. (A key responsibility of leading a brand is understanding the talent your brand attracts.)

This post is about the “top” of the recruiting funnel — the resume submission stage.… Read the rest

Cockroaches and Pop-Up Ads

The Atlantic published recently some great historical (as of this writing) essays about two staples of the Internet: pop-up ads and email (aka “cockroach”).

They’ve come with some great quotes as well.

The first, on the beloved pop-up ad:

Along the way, we ended up creating one of the most hated tools in the advertiser’s toolkit: the pop-up ad…Specifically, we came up with it when a major car company freaked out that they’d bought a banner ad on a page that celebrated anal sex.

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